Geotechnical Depth Practice Exams for the Civil PE Exam



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ISBN: 978-1-59126-350-0
Copyright: 2014
Page Count: 104
Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 11
  • Bruce A. Wolle, MSE, PE

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    Bruce A. Wolle, MSE, PE, is currently licensed in 22 states and provides professional engineering services in geotechnical and materials engineering. He has provided senior engineering supervision and management for over 25 years for projects in the fields of surveying, field explorations and drilling, seismic damage characterizations, design recommendations, and construction quality control/quality assurance in renewable energy development. Mr. Wolle has over 15 years of experience as a supervisor, coordinator, and instructor for review and preparatory courses for civil engineers. He holds a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from New Mexico State University and a master of science in engineering degree in civil engineering (geotechnical and seismic studies) from Arizona State University.


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    Geotechnical Depth Practice Exams for the Civil PE Exam

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    Build exam day confidence and strengthen time-management skills

    Up-to-date to the NCEES exam specifications, this book contains two full 40-problem, multiple-choice exams which are consistent with the Geotechnical Depth portion of the PE Civil exam format. Importantly, the topics within each knowledge area are fairly represented to ensure understanding of what will be seen on the exam, to help test exam day readiness and focus your study time efficiently.

    Geotechnical Depth Practice Exams for the Civil PE Exam (CEGEPX) will help you:

    • Effectively familiarize you with the exam scope and format

    • Demonstrate accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches

    • Successfully connect relevant theory to exam-like problems

    • Efficiently navigate through exam-adopted codes and standards

    • Confidently solve problems under timed conditions

    Exam topics covered include:

    • Site Characterization

    • Soil Mechanics, Laboratory Testing, and Analysis

    • Field Materials Testing, Methods, and Safety

    • Earthquake Engineering and Dynamic Loads

    • Earth Structures

    • Groundwater Seepage

    • Problematic Soils and Rock Conditions

    • Earth Retaining Structures

    • Shallow Foundations

    • Deep Foundations

    Pair this practice exam book with the Six-Minute Solutions for the Civil PE Exam Geotechnical Depth Problems for a comprehensive review, to maximize your problem-solving efficiency, and build exam-day readiness.

    About the exam

    The NCEES PE Civil Exam is an 8-hour open-book exam. The exam is a breadth and depth examination. You will work the breadth exam in the morning (4-hours, 40 multiple-choice questions) and the Geotechnical depth exam in the afternoon (4-hours, 40 multiple-choice questions).

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    If you relate the answers to the CERM I believe it will be more than perfect (Posted on 4/5/2016)

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